Do I need a patch???

Russ Allbery rra at
Wed Oct 25 22:19:42 UTC 2000

Ali Ghodsian <alig at> writes:

> After studing messages file according to my problem to start the innd,
> got the following message:

> Oct 25 16:30:52 inndstart: inndstart cant setgroups Not
> owner
> Oct 25 16:30:52 inndstart: inndstart cant bind Permission
> denied

inndstart isn't setuid root.  inndstart has to be setuid root.  This
should have been set up automatically by the installation process if you
ran it as root, and if you didn't install as root you should have gotten a
large warning about this.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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